Pinkwillow

Location: Ontario, CA
Member since 12/28/2011

Activity

  • 81 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 65 comments
  • 14 questions

Reviews & Stories

Lip Lift with Dr. Samaha! - Montreal, QC

I have been researching lip lift for two years and was tired of getting fillers in my lips. I came across a few gals that had a lip lift done with Dr. Samaha in Montreal, Canada. I was so impressed by his suturing skills and ability to make the scar look so good! So, I took the plunge and got it done into Wednesday!!! I was so nervous but he was so patient and went over exactly what he was... READ MORE

Awesome Experience! - Vancouver, BC

For many years I wore glasses as I was unable to wear contact lenses. I finally was given the option to get lasik eye surgery. What a difference!! I can see now 20/15 and the recovery time was really quick..maybe about 3 months for me. Its been almost 9 months and I couldn't be happier. Oh, and I went to the Lasik MD clinic on West Georgia street in Vancouver. Do it, do it! READ MORE

Questions from Pinkwillow

Accutane 40mg and Hairloss

Hello there! I thank you for taking the time to address my concerns regarding accutane 40mg. Three weeks ago my doctor put me on accutane after battling with cystic acne for... READ MORE

Juvederm Fillers for Lips

I have been receiving juvederm lip fillers for over 8 years now only 1cc per year to add volume to my lips. Just recently I have noticed that the distance between my nose and... READ MORE

Strange Dent Under my Eye After Juvederm Ultra, What is this?

It has been almost a year since I had juverderm ultra injected underneath my eyes to address dark circles that seemed to disappear when pressure was applied underneath. My eyes... READ MORE

Am I Experiencing the Restylane Tyndall Effect? (photo)

I had restylane injected under my eyes to address dark circles and slight hollowness. It has been about two weeks now and my eyes appear worse than when I first did them. In... READ MORE

Hylaurodiase Used --dark Lines Under Eyes Thicker and Worse (photo)

What is happening? I had filler done late Jan. under my eyes to address discolouration and slight hollowing (not very noticable) but still wanted it done. After two weeks of... READ MORE

Technique problem or is Perlane wrong for marionette lines? (photo)

Hi Doctors! Over the span of 7 months, I had Perlane injected into my marionette lines. The first time, I had 0.5 mLs injected. The second time was 3 months later with 0.5 mLs... READ MORE

Could this be tissue or fat necrosis? (photo)

It has been almost 2 years now since I had juverderm ultra injected underneath my eyes to address dark circles. I had it dissolved a month later since it was creating bags... READ MORE

Is there any type of filler for the upper cheek and eye trough that will not draw too much fluid to the eye?

I have had fillers under my eyes in the past, but they always look good for about three weeks and then start creating bigger bags under my eyes than what I had before. Is there... READ MORE

What's causing the pressure after filler under eye?

Hi Doctors! My doctor injected a very small amount of perlane (20% of a full tube) under the hollows under my eyes yesterday (directly under pupil and a cm to the nose bridge).... READ MORE

Voluma and puffy face. Is this just swelling and will it go down? How long will this take to resolve?

I had 1 cc of voluma injected into my cheeks in a 3-point manner on Friday. I find that even though its 6 days later, my face looks very puffy and fat! This was not my pre... READ MORE

Bloating in face after filler distortion. Any suggestions?

Hi Doctors! I had 1 mL of Voluma 2 weeks ago and 0.5 mL of Volbella injected into tear troughs 2 days ago and upon waking up, my face is very bloated. What I am concerned about... READ MORE

Is this just swelling after the lip lift procedure? (photos)

Hi doctors. I am 3 days post lip lift. I was wondering if it is just swelling from the procedure that has increased the downward slope and marionette lines around my mouth. I... READ MORE

Is it scar tissue causing the tip of my nose to be pulled down 6 weeks post lip lift? (photo)

Hi doctors! I am 6 weeks post subnasal lip lift and I had 8 mm removed. My incision has now turned white and it is slightly raised, as well as very tight under my nose. The... READ MORE

Tip of nose drooping 2 months post subnasal lip lift (Photo)

Hello doctors! I am 2 months out from my subnasal lip lift where 8 mm of only skin was excised. I previously had a lip length of 20 mm. The scar under my nose is still very... READ MORE

Recent comments from Pinkwillow

Thank you for following up. By any chance did your lip drop? Im 2 months postop and had 8 mm removed.. READ COMMENT

Actually, his stitching work is amazing and I did say this initially. It was a very thin line in the beginning. The problem with any surgery is the risk of scarring, and unfortunately, it's hard to tell exactly how your scar will... READ COMMENT

That's great! You are absolutely right that one day it seems to look better and the next the next day, not so much lol. I have a feeling the nose swelling will take the longest. READ COMMENT

Hi Carol! I am so eager for the swelling in my nostrils to come down. I'm still waiting to hear back from my doctor. How are you healing today? READ COMMENT

No, I do not pull at the scar on a regular basis. I also do not walk around making that face constantly lol. I pursed my upper lip over my bottom lip simply to show the scar, and not with my fingers. I agree that constantly do that... READ COMMENT